spill/shed blood

Definition of spill/shed blood

:to kill people violently
  • The blood of too many people has been spilled/shed.

Word by Word Definitions

spill play
  1. : kill, destroy

  2. : to cause (blood) to be lost by wounding

  3. : to cause or allow especially accidentally or unintentionally to fall, flow, or run out so as to be lost or wasted

  1. : the act or an instance of spilling

  2. : something spilled

  1. : a wooden splinter

  2. : a small roll or twist of paper or slip of wood for lighting a fire

shed play
  1. : to set apart : segregate

  2. : to cause to be dispersed without penetrating

  3. : to cause (blood) to flow by cutting or wounding

  1. : distinction, difference

  2. : something (such as the skin of a snake) that is discarded in shedding

  3. : a divide of land

  1. : a slight structure built for shelter or storage

  2. : a building that resembles a shed

  3. : hut

  1. : to put or house in a shed

blood play
  1. : the fluid that circulates in the heart, arteries, capillaries, and veins of a vertebrate animal carrying nourishment and oxygen to and bringing away waste products from all parts of the body

  2. : a comparable fluid of an invertebrate

  3. : a fluid resembling blood

  1. : to stain or wet with blood

  2. : bleed

  3. : to expose (a hunting dog) to sight, scent, or taste of the blood of its prey


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